Burnside, Christchurch

5 hours ago

Should more lights go up at Hagley Oval?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

To host international day/night games, Christchurch's Hagley Oval will require six lighting towers, but there's strong opposition to the proposal.

What do you think? Should the lights be installed so the city can host more cricket matches? Or should Hagley Park be left alone? Tell us … View more
To host international day/night games, Christchurch's Hagley Oval will require six lighting towers, but there's strong opposition to the proposal.

What do you think? Should the lights be installed so the city can host more cricket matches? Or should Hagley Park be left alone? Tell us your thoughts in the comments below.

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16 hours ago

guitar lessons

Sameer from Burnside

Hi ,
Does anyone know of a guitar tutor or even a group lesson/ class learning guitar.

31 minutes ago

Electronic Keyboard or electronic Piano

Deborah from Bishopdale

I am still looking for an electronic keyboard or piano with the full keyboard of 88 keys. Mine was ruined last year by a tenant. Please phone Deborah on 359 3478 or email debwnz@gmail.com

7 hours ago

APT Information Evening - Wednesday 27 November @ 6pm

Bridget Hanrahan from helloworld Travel Fendalton

Come along and hear all about APT & Travel Marvel River Cruising and small ship cruising product. Plus book before 30 November and you'll receive a free cabin upgrade!* Terms and Conditions apply.

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17 hours ago

Free Sausage Sizzle

Chris from Burnside

We are having a community sausage sizzle to promote our community garden and our new produce stand. So come along and join us this Saturday to St. Tim's on 46 Kendal Avenue from 1.00 to 2.30pm.

For those living in Housing New Zealand flats in the Burnside,Harewood, Bryndwr area, we have … View more
We are having a community sausage sizzle to promote our community garden and our new produce stand. So come along and join us this Saturday to St. Tim's on 46 Kendal Avenue from 1.00 to 2.30pm.

For those living in Housing New Zealand flats in the Burnside,Harewood, Bryndwr area, we have been given a whole stock of energy-saving light bulbs for NNZ tenants. So come along and get some light bulbs free with your free sausage sizzle.

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1 day ago

UPDATE: Tornado among severe thunderstorms

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

UPDATE:
-A tornado has left two people injured
-It ripped roofs of buildings and scattered debris through the air
-Power has been cut to more than a thousand homes throughout the city

Click here for advice on staying safe in a storm.

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MetService has issued a severe thunderstorm watch… View more
UPDATE:
-A tornado has left two people injured
-It ripped roofs of buildings and scattered debris through the air
-Power has been cut to more than a thousand homes throughout the city

Click here for advice on staying safe in a storm.

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MetService has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Christchurch.

Thunderstorms this afternoon and evening are expected to bring heavy rain and hail to some places. There is also a moderate risk of severe thunderstorms developing, which could produce hail greater than 20mm in diameter. There have also been reports of a tornado.

Large hail can cause significant damage to crops, orchards, vines, glasshouses and vehicles, as well as make driving conditions hazardous.

This watch will be updated by 8:00pm this evening. Keep up to date here.

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1 day ago

Poll: Should horse racing be banned?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.

The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What … View more
The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.

The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What do you think? Should horse racing be banned? Vote in the poll below.

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Should horse racing be banned?
  • 29.9% Definitely - it’s inhumane
    29.9% Complete
  • 14.1% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun
    14.1% Complete
  • 3.9% I don’t have an opinion
    3.9% Complete
  • 52.2% Only for those found guilty of abuse
    52.2% Complete
1302 votes
1 day ago

FINAL WEEK! We’re giving a North Canterbury business a $20k megaphone.

2degrees

Hi Neighbours,

2degrees is all about fighting for fair which is why we’re giving one local business a $20,000 advertising package. Apply before 20th November at 2degrees.nz/ShopLocal

Apply at 2degrees.nz/shoplocal. Hurry, entries close November 20.

T&Cs apply.
Apply now

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1 day ago

Know a helping hander?

Countdown Supermarkets

Every Countdown store in New Zealand is giving away a $500 Countdown Gift Card to a local hero. Nominate here

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1 day ago

Sound system

Julie from Upper Riccarton

3 CD player , tape deck and radio. Attachable speakers

Price: $50

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7 days ago

Need to replace stolen ladies Mountain Bike from Work

Zeta from Upper Riccarton

Is anyone able to help me out with a ladies Mountain Bike from Work
Staff members bike got stolen at weekend from work. Send me Picture and price any offer considered.

3 days ago

Challenge the unspoken rules

White Ribbon

A challenge facing too many young men is the sense that they have to live up to the unspoken rules of masculinity – clichés such as “boys don’t cry” and “toughen up”.

White Ribbon encourages everyone to challenge the unspoken rules, so we can let boys and young men enjoy their … View more
A challenge facing too many young men is the sense that they have to live up to the unspoken rules of masculinity – clichés such as “boys don’t cry” and “toughen up”.

White Ribbon encourages everyone to challenge the unspoken rules, so we can let boys and young men enjoy their individuality and define themselves as men who have respectful relationships with themselves and their partners – creating happier, healthier communities for us all.
Find out more

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3 days ago

For sale to someone who needs them for parts

Cheyenne from Broomfield - Hei Hei

I have a bunch of laptops and a couple of internet modems and computer parts need gone as taking up space let me know if keen

Price: $150

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3 days ago

Poll: Christmas Lights

NumberWorks'nWords Burnside

It's that time of year again. Which lights does your household prefer?

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Christmas Lights
  • 43.8% White
    43.8% Complete
  • 56.2% Colour
    56.2% Complete
694 votes
4 days ago

Does your community need a splash of paint?

Resene

Nominations are now open for this year's Resene Colour Your Community! Apply now for up to $1000 worth of paints, wood stains and products to spruce up an area in your 'hood.

You can submit a nomination on behalf of your organisation, business, or for your own community project - … View more
Nominations are now open for this year's Resene Colour Your Community! Apply now for up to $1000 worth of paints, wood stains and products to spruce up an area in your 'hood.

You can submit a nomination on behalf of your organisation, business, or for your own community project - whether that is the paint for a new mural for your community hall, a graffiti clean up or refresh of a local playground.

We’ll also be selecting five winning entries plus asking members to vote in the People’s Choice Award!
Apply now!

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